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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:44:00 GMT
Oscar Pérez case repercussions: the operation was “State terrorism”
After a day of speculation and uncertainty in Venezuela, the interior minister, Néstor Reverol confirmed the death of Oscar Pérez, who, according to the minister, “attacked our officials” when the authorities were prepari...

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 21:08:00 GMT
Venezuelan rebels killed in operative against Oscar Pérez
An operation started at dawn on Monday in El Junquito, Caracas left 2 police and an undetermined number of dead rebels, the government announced. From his social networks, Oscar Perez, bloody and with detonations in the backgro...

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 12:05:00 GMT
First shipwreck of Venezuelan rafters
It was midnight last january 10 when approx 30 venezuelans climbed a little traditional fisher ship after the order of a smuggler and left for the island of Curaçao, about 100 kilometers from where they sailed. After 3 months ...

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 12:10:00 GMT
Constitutionalist murdered in Venezuela, Government denounces "Political murder"
The deputy of the pro-government National Constituent Assembly, Tomás Lucena, was killed on Wednesday afternoon in Trujillo state, in western Venezuela when he was intercepted by two suspects on motorcycles and wounded with se...

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 09:25:00 GMT
Petro: The cryptocurrency that is not cryptocurrency
According to the journalist specialized in technology Edgar Rincon, the solution devised by the Venezuelan government to evade the “strong and cruel sanctions of the international community to Venezuela”, the Petro, is not ...

Venezuela Analysis

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:29:00 -0400
Venezuela Behind the Headlines
The coverage of Venezuela’s ongoing crisis often tells a single story of repression and despair. However, looking beyond the headlines to the reality on the ground reveals a much more complex reality.

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:43:00 -0400
US Treasury: Venezuelan 'Petro' Investment Might Violate Sanctions
"The Venezuelan Petro currency could therefore expose US persons to legal risk," a US Treasury spokesman has warned potential investors.

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:10:00 -0400
Still No Agreement in Venezuela's Third Round of Government-Opposition Talks
A third round of dialogue between the Venezuelan government and opposition ended Saturday with no final agreement.

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:52:00 -0400
Isolated Looting Continues in Venezuela, Oil Workers Criticise Deteriorating Situation
Several incidents of looting were reported in the state of Guarico over the weekend.

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:44:00 -0400
Venezuela Condemns Fresh US Sanctions Threat, Interference
US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon said Friday that the United States is preparing new sanctions against the government of Nicolas Maduro. 

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